Kylie Minogue visited the ‘Today’ show on Monday (March 31) to talk with co-host Matt Lauer about her battle with breast cancer, her fans and her new album ‘X’, out in America today. “It’s something that’s always with me and always on my mind, but you get up and carry on,” Minogue said of her cancer scare. As for breaking America, Kylie called it “a notoriously difficult market. You’ve got so many different denominations with radio… To know where I fit in that market is very difficult.” As for that rumor she and Olivier Martinez are set to get married or engaged, Kylie said, “News to me!” She referred to Olivier as someone she “dated” in the past tense, and there were no nuptials in the works. Watch the interview below.
Kylie To Announce Engagement To Olivier Martinez?
March 27, 2008 – Kylie Minogue will announce her marriage to French actor Olivier Martinez at a concert on May 12, the Czech web site idnes.cz is reporting. The site claims he number “of VIP tickets demanded by Kylie’s team for the show surpassed the usual number.” One wonders why she’d wait two weeks for the announcement and why she’d announce it during a concert, unless organizers are spreading the rumor to drum up ticket sales.
Kylie To Honor Paul McCartney At The Brit Awards
February 16, 2008 – The Sun has learned Kylie Minogue will be presenting Paul McCartney with his Outstanding Contribution To Music award at The Brits, where The Beatles legend will close the show with a medley of his hits. “Macca will be chuffed. He and Kylie have grown close,” a Brits source told the tabloid. “They hit it off when they duetted at Jools Holland’s Hootenanny on New Year’s Eve.” Read more.
Are Kylie And Olivier Back On?
February 4, 2008 – The Sun reports Kylie Minogue enjoyed a romantic two day reunion with ex-lover Olivier Martinez in Paris, France. The couple were seen arm in arm on the banks of the Seine before enjoying drinks in a café. “They were pouring their hearts out to each other and were very intimate,” an onlooker said. A member of Olivier’s family said, “She has always described him as the love of her life. Who knows what might happen? We would certainly like to see them back together.”